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Confusious Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-22-11 08:20 AM
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5. The thing is

what if there' a study with no pre-arranged conclusion that you disagree with?
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  -The Science of Why We Don't Believe Science marmar  Apr-22-11 07:55 AM   #0 
  - Of course you've got to believe Science!  Kurmudgeon   Apr-22-11 08:02 AM   #1 
  - Could be about climate-change denial - or about the supply-side cult  baldguy   Apr-22-11 08:06 AM   #2 
  - Plus quite about 15 years or more of fake studies and bogus  shraby   Apr-22-11 08:08 AM   #3 
  - Exactly.  sendero   Apr-22-11 08:10 AM   #4 
     - The thing is  Confusious   Apr-22-11 08:20 AM   #5 
        - It depends...  sendero   Apr-22-11 12:49 PM   #17 
           - There was a time when drugs released to the market were safe.  AlbertCat   Apr-22-11 01:36 PM   #22 
              - Anna Nicole and Heath  Confusious   Apr-22-11 01:53 PM   #23 
  - We get it at DU, too.  Buzz Clik   Apr-22-11 08:42 AM   #7 
  - It's a politically agnostic thing; there's some fanatically anti-science people here, too. (nt)  Posteritatis   Apr-22-11 08:51 AM   #9 
  - Most progressives don't consciously use anti-science rhetoric to support their political positions.  baldguy   Apr-22-11 08:56 AM   #11 
     - You must be new here. (nt)  Posteritatis   Apr-22-11 11:01 AM   #12 
     - Check the woo-shit in the Health forum.  Odin2005   Apr-22-11 01:17 PM   #20 
     - Ha!  Confusious   Apr-22-11 01:56 PM   #24 
  - Or alternative "medicine"  Odin2005   Apr-22-11 01:17 PM   #19 
  - Interesting  Confusious   Apr-22-11 08:26 AM   #6 
  - Very Interesting.  Turbineguy   Apr-22-11 08:49 AM   #8 
  - Woo is easier than science. You don't even have to think about it.  MineralMan   Apr-22-11 08:51 AM   #10 
  - Exactly.  QED   Apr-22-11 11:05 AM   #13 
  - It's less "not have to think about it" and more "have to not think about it." (nt)  Posteritatis   Apr-22-11 11:32 AM   #14 
     - Sure. A corollary statement.  MineralMan   Apr-22-11 11:37 AM   #15 
        - "Our beliefs"...  CanSocDem   Apr-22-11 02:14 PM   #26 
  - This is nonsense.  Kurovski   Apr-22-11 12:00 PM   #16 
  - Maybe anti science people would like to dump their laptops, cellphones, TVs etc....  Puzzler   Apr-22-11 12:54 PM   #18 
  - it's only specific science  Confusious   Apr-22-11 02:01 PM   #25 
  - interesting article  dembotoz   Apr-22-11 01:22 PM   #21 

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